Review: could Bactrim cause Acute Lymphocytic Leukaemia?


Summary

Acute lymphocytic leukaemia is found among people who take Bactrim, especially for people who are male, 0-1 old also take medication Elidel, and have Acute lymphocytic leukaemia . We study 28,860 people who have side effects while taking Bactrim from FDA and social media. Among them, 32 have Acute lymphocytic leukaemia. Find out below who they are, when they have Acute lymphocytic leukaemia and more.

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Bactrim

Bactrim has active ingredients of sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim. It is often used in preventive health care. (latest outcomes from Bactrim 39,555 users)

Acute Lymphocytic Leukaemia

Acute lymphocytic leukaemia (cancer of the white blood cells) has been reported by people with hypotension, pleural effusion, thrombocytopenia, agranulocytosis, sepsis (latest reports from 11,511 Acute lymphocytic leukaemia patients).

On Sep, 23, 2016

28,860 people reported to have side effects when taking Bactrim.
Among them, 32 people (0.11%) have Acute Lymphocytic Leukaemia


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Bactrim cause Acute lymphocytic leukaemia?

Gender of people who have Acute Lymphocytic Leukaemia when taking Bactrim *:

  • female: 40.62 %
  • male: 59.38 %

Age of people who have Acute Lymphocytic Leukaemia when taking Bactrim *:

  • 0-1: 22.58 %
  • 2-9: 16.13 %
  • 10-19: 16.13 %
  • 20-29: 6.45 %
  • 30-39: 3.23 %
  • 40-49: 6.45 %
  • 50-59: 16.13 %
  • 60+: 12.9 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Rash (7 people, 21.88%)
  • Prophylaxis (7 people, 21.88%)
  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukaemia (7 people, 21.88%)
  • Glioblastoma (3 people, 9.38%)
  • Dermatitis Atopic (3 people, 9.38%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Vancomycin (10 people, 31.25%)
  • Triamcinolone (10 people, 31.25%)
  • Elidel (10 people, 31.25%)
  • Methotrexate (9 people, 28.12%)
  • Dexamethasone (9 people, 28.12%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pyrexia (9 people, 28.12%)
  • Petechiae (9 people, 28.12%)
  • Pain In Extremity (9 people, 28.12%)
  • Diarrhoea (8 people, 25.00%)
  • Urinary Tract Infection (7 people, 21.88%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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